Mark Sutton

SACFSVA Representative

Mark Sutton is the Director of the Office for the Outback Communities Authority, a State Government of South Australia Statutory Authority responsible for community development and limited “local government” function in the out-of-councils area of the state. Mark has a deep seeded passion for emergency management, having served with the South Australia Police from 1990 to 2002 and in the Country Fire Service from 1999 to present where he holds the rank of Deputy Group Officer in Flinders Group located in Region 4.

He is the Chair of the Far North Emergency Management Committee, Member of the Outback Bushfire Management Committee, Deputy-Member of the State Bushfire Coordination Committee, Chair of Regional Development Australia Far North Committee, Member of the SA Arid Lands Natural Resource Management Board and Public Officer of the Outback Community Foundation Inc.